castigation


castigation
n.
1.
Whipping, beating, lashing, flagellation, drubbing, flogging, chastisement.
2.
Punishment, chastisement, discipline, correction, chastening.
3.
Upbraiding, taking to task, lashing, flagellation, trimming, hauling over the coals, dressing down, invective, censorious assault, berating, denunciation, objurgation.

New dictionary of synonyms. 2014.

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